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21:36 Feb 21, 2008
English to French translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng
English term or phrase:hickey(s)
In a tender document
"Electrical Construction Package"
"Field bends shall be made with an approved bender or hickey"
Other context : "Lighting fixtures"
...shall include all fixture supports, canopies, recptacles, fixture stems, hickeys and other fittings that may be ....
D'après des renseignements obtenus auprès d'un expert lexicographe, il devrait s'agir d'un terme spécifiquement USA pour désigner une sorte de "pince à cintrer des tubes isolants".
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Explanation: That's what the GDT gives, for what it's worth.
A threaded coupling used to attach an electrical fixture to an outlet box.